Coxiella burnetii (Q-Fever) Antibodies, IgG & IgM by IFA with Reflex to Titer
2003102
 
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
C BURNETII
Methodology
Immunofluorescence Assay
(Indirect Fluorescent Antibody)
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-7 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Plain red or serum separator tube.  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.2 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 4 days; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 1 month  
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
Note
If Coxiella burnetii IgG and/or IgM antibodies are detected, then a titer will be added. Additional charges apply.
CPT Code(s)
86638 x4; if reflexed add 86638 per titer performed
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
2003104C. burnetii IgG Phase I Screen
2003106C. burnetii IgG Phase II Screen
2003108C. burnetii IgM Phase I Screen
2003110C. burnetii IgM Phase II Screen
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, contact interface support at interface.support@aruplab.com.
Cross References
Performed at Focus Diagnostics, Inc.